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Tyto cavatica Wetmore, 1920:80

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Tyto glaucops cavatica Wetmore, 1920:80

 

Invalid. Synonym of Tyto glaucops (Suárez & Olson, 2020)

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene (1912?)

 

Distribution

Puerto Rico

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Wetmore, Alexander. (1920). Five New Species of Birds from Cave Deposits in Porto Rico. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 33: 77-82.

 

Other references:

Suárez, William and Olson, Storrs L. (2020). Systematics and distribution of the living and fossil small barn owls of the West Indies (Aves: Strigiformes: Tytonidae). Zootaxa 4830(3): 544-564. [Abstract]

Wetmore, Alexander. (1922). Bird remains from the caves of Porto Rico. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 46: 297-333.

Wetmore, Alexander. (1927). Scientific survey of Porto Rico. Birds of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands, 1927.

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